Alto Ventures Ltd.
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 Mon Mar 29, 2010
Alto Appoints CFO

 Vancouver, BC., March 29, 2010 - Alto Ventures Ltd. (ATV: TSX-V) is pleased to announce the appointment of Leonard Schmidt as the Company's new Chief Financial Officer effective April 1, 2010. Mr. Schmidt is a Certified Management Accountant with extensive experience in the mining industry and financial management. Mr. Schmidt has spent over 24 years administrating financial reporting for mid-tier public mining corporations listed on the TSX, TSXV and AMEX. Most recently he held the position of Financial Manager for Skye Resources Inc. Prior to joining Skye, Mr. Schmidt held similar positions with Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Gibraltar Mines Ltd. During his career Mr. Schmidt has been involved with mineral production and projects in Guatemala, Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica, US and Canada.

Mr. Kerry Beamish the Company's former Chief Financial Officer is retiring due to his other significant work commitments and the Board of Directors wish to thank Kerry for his contributions to the Company while serving as CFO.

About Alto Ventures Ltd.

Alto Ventures Ltd. is a gold exploration and development company with a portfolio of highly prospective properties in the Canadian Shield. The Company is currently focussed in Quebec where it is active on the Destiny Gold project in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt and in Ontario in the Beardmore and Shebandowan gold districts.


Mike Koziol, P. Geo., P. Eng.
President and CEO

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For further information contact:

Mark Prosser
Investor Relations Manager
910-475 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 2B3
Tel: 604-638-3947
Fax: 604-689-3609
Email: [email protected]

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